Who Is Martin Laird's Caddie?

Meet Laird's caddie Kevin McAlpine.

Who Is Martin Laird's Caddie
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Meet the Scottish caddie Kevin McAlpine here.

Who Is Martin Laird's Caddie?

Martin Laird has made a fantastic career for himself out on the PGA Tour, with four wins in his career to date.

He has also recently made American his home, basing himself out on Denver, Colorado to play on the PGA Tour.

Related: 14 Things You Didn't Know About Martin Laird

His caddies whilst on Tour have chopped and changed significantly but he made a change in early 2021 to a new caddie.

So who is Laird's caddie Kevin McAlpine?

Who Is Martin Laird's Caddie?

Who Is Martin Laird's Caddie

Kevin McAlpine became Martin Laird's full time caddie at the start of 2021.

Like Laird, McAlpine is Scottish and was a former Scottish Amateur Champion in his playing days.

Prior to this switch to the PGA Tour, McAlpine had been predominantly working on the LPGA Tour and he had multiple victories on Tour whilst on the bag of Lexi Thompson and Amy Yang.

McAlpine caddying for Amy Yang at the 2020 AIG Women's Open

McAlpine first caddied for Laird as a quick fill in whilst Laird's regular caddie was away for the birth of his child - they finished in the top 30 that week.

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McAlpine got the call up to the full time position later that month and the pair have been working together ever since.

McApline is married to LPGA Tour player Anna Nordqvist.

Dan Parker
Dan Parker

Dan is a recent graduate based in Solihull. Dan completed a Masters degree in International Journalism at the University of Sussex, where he started his own cricket podcast and website.

Throughout his studies, Dan worked for American Golf branches in West Sussex and Coventry, becoming a custom fit specialist during his two years with the company.

Dan primarily looks after buyer's guides and equipment reviews on the Golf Monthly website, but also can be found on the occasional opinion piece online. 

Dan is a left handed golfer, has a handicap index of 10 and is a member at Fulford Heath Golf Club in Worcestershire.

Dan is currently playing: Driver: Cobra King Speedzone Fairway: Cobra King Speedzone Hybrid: TaylorMade Rocketballz 21° Irons: Wilson Staff D7 (5-GW) Wedges: Cleveland RTX 3 52°, 56° Putter: Wilson Staff Infinite Buckingham